Nene Humphrey Catalogue
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Nene Humphrey
Chronology
1968
B.A. St. Mary's College, Notre Dame, Indiana.
 
1972
M.A. Goddard College, Boston, Massachusetts.
 
1974-1979
Developed art workshops for social workers working with disturbed children at Rhode Island State Hospital and Westerly Art Center, Westerly, Rhode Island.
 
1977-1978
Instructor at York University, Toronto, Ontario: Foundations course for freshman (drawing, sculpture, painting).
 
1978
Receives MacDowell Colony Fellowship, Peterborough, New Hampshire.
 
M.F.A. York University, Toronto, Canada.
 
1979-1980
Art instructor at McDougell Center for Boys, Brooklyn, N.Y. and Manhattan Psychiatric Hospital, Ward's Island, New York.
 
1980
Commission: "Enclosed Garden/Landscape", Artpark, Lewiston, New York.
 
Commission: "Four Mountains for a Grove of Trees", Ward's Island, New York (sponsored by A.R.E.A.).
 
1981
Commission: "Meadow Passage/Forest House", Morris Museum, Morristown, New Jersey.
 
Art in Public Places Program Consultant, Washington State Arts Commission, Seattle, Washington, through 1982.
 
1982
Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax,Nova Scotia, Visiting Artist.
 
Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois, Visiting Artist.
 
1982-1998
Teaches at St. Ann's School, Brooklyn, New York. Courses taught: Sculpture I and II, Three Dimensional Design, "Body as Metaphor".
 
1983
Commission: "Roadrise/Resting Place", Art on the Beach, Battery Park, New York (sponsored by Creative Time, Inc.).
 
Commission: "Unending Roads", Mitchel Field, Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York.
 
Receives National Endowment for the Arts Individual Artist Grant.
 
1984
Commission: "Passages", Haggar Center, St. Mary's College, Notre Dame, Indiana.
 
Commission: "Red Road for Atlanta", Piedmont Park, A.A.F., Atlanta, Georgia.
 
Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame, Indiana, Visiting Artist.
 
1985
University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, Visiting Artist.
 
1986
Receives Rockefeller Foundation Fellowship, Bellagio, Italy.
 
1992
Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vermont, Visiting Artist.
 
Valencia Community College, Orlando, Florida, Visiting Artist.
 
Winthrop College, Rock Hill, South Carolina, Visiting Artist.
 
1992-1998
Parsons School of Art and Design, New York, New York.
 
1993
College of Charleston, South Carolina, Visiting Artist.
 
1995
Massachusetts College of Art, Massachusetts, Visiting Artist.
 
1997
Advisory Panel Member: Recontres Choregraphiques International/Danspace, New York, New York.
 
1998
Vermont College of Norwich University, Montpelier, Vermont, Graduate Program.
 
Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, Visiting Professor: Sculpture.
 
University of Colorodo, Boulder, Colorodo, Visiting Artist.
 
1999
Receives Hambidge Center CRG Corporation Fellowship, Rabun Gap, Georgia.
 
Receives Anonymous Was a Woman Award.
 
Rhode Island School of Design: Graduate Program Sculpture, Rhode Island.
 
Massachusetts College of Art, Massachusetts, Visiting Artist.
 
Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, Visiting Artist.
 
Hunter College, New York, New York, Visiting Artist.
 
2000
University of Connecticut Graduate Program, Storrs, Connecticut.
 
Rhode Island School of Design, Rhode Island, Visiting Artist.
 
2001
Receives Berkshire Taconic Community Foundationís Individual Artist Grant.
 
Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, Visiting Artist.
 
2003
Receives Asian Cultural Council Artist Grant.
 
2007
Awarded an Artist Research Fellowship from the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C.
 
Receives Thomas R. Proctor Prize for Sculpture from the National Academy of Design.
 
2009
Brown Foundation Fellowship, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas.
 
2011
"Circling the Center," a Video/Performative work by Nene Humphrey in collaboration with Roberto Lange, Julie DeLano and Christopher Keohane. Kentler International Drawing Space. Brooklyn, New York. May 21, 7 pm.
 
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